Meet our Elders



Preaching Elder

Jake has been married to his wife, Hannah, since 2014. They have three kids, Emma, James, and Lilly. Jake is currently finishing his Masters of Arts in Biblical Counseling at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. When he has some free time, Jake enjoys spending time with the family, reading, hiking, making music and watching the Green Bay Packers.



Curt has been married to his wife Nancie for 46 years. They have three adult children and 10 grandchildren. They are remarkably busy grandparenting and love being available to help the family when needed. Curt retired in 2014 after serving 38 years as a School Psychologist for the Keystone Area Education Agency. Since his retirement, Curt spends his time around the house, tending to the pool, and repairing cars for the family. Winters are spent at their condo in SW Florida where they are active in a local church. It has been Curt’s desire to serve the Lord through the local church and he believes the local church is purposed by God to equip believers to take the Gospel to where we live, work, and play.

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Brian Bush


Brian was married to his wife Melissa in June 2000, and has three children, McKenna, Breanna, and Brayden. Brian attended Ed-Co High School, and graduated college from the University of Iowa.  Following college, he served in the Air Force for eight years, and then moved back to Iowa in 2006. Brian is currently employed at Pieco Incorporated, and enjoys being in the outdoors hunting, fishing, golfing, and camping with his family.






Pat’s family consists of wife, Dureen of 46 years, and two daughters; Kristin of Carrolton, Texas and Amber, who resides in heaven with our Creator and two granddaughters; Kassidy of Dallas, Texas and Kaleah a student at the University of Iowa. Pat has been employed as a service technician for Pieco Incorporated in Manchester, Ia since 2014. Previously he served as manager for 28 ½ years for the Ryan Cooperative in Ryan, Ia.
He enjoys spending time with his wife doing household improvement projects, woodworking, landscaping, building sculptures and when time allows, driving green tractors.